The Fog is a 1980 American supernatural horror film directed by John Carpenter, who also cowrote the screenplay and created the music for the film. It stars Adrienne Barbeau, Jamie Lee Curtis, Tom Atkins, Janet Leigh and Hal Holbrook. By 1980, John Carpenter had taken the horror genre by storm with his low budget, big box office smash Halloween.
The film, receiving another reboot this year, was Carpenters second big movie, and there were a lot of people expecting a lot from the production. Feb 05, 1980 Well, let's face it, we wouldn't care about the answers to these questions if" The Fog" were as scary as" Halloween. " But because" The Fog" has a historical plot, because its events are inspired by the past, it should make more sense. Legend says that Antonio Bay was built in 1880 with blood money obtained from shipwrecked lepers but no one believes it.
On the eve of the town's centennial many plan to attend the celebrations, including the murdered lepers. Feb 08, 1980 Title: The Fog (1980) 6. 8 10. Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below. The Fog (1980), AKA John Carpenter's The Fog; the remake (2005) is probably best avoided Summary The Fog is a film that exists only in terms of the scares that John Carpenter provides but feels as though it is built on a network of swiss cheese logic when one looks underneath in any way.
The Fog is a 1980 horror movie directed by John Carpenter. As the Californian coastal town of Antonio Bay is about to celebrate its centennial, strange phenomena occur. Objects move by themselves, machines turn themselves on, and all the public payphones ring simultaneously. How can the answer be improved?